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NEED HELP!!!

Just did an oil change and now truck won't start! Have always run T6 and now just put in Rotella T 15-40 dino oil. Any thoughts?

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What kind of filters are you using!

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Ford filters, Think I'll dump this oil and go back to T6.

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I have run the rotella oil in several trucks and never had an issue. Possible your filters were defective in some way?

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Not to be smart, did you check the stick, to see if it was at the full mark? if your 2 qts short it wont start. Had it happed in the shop three times, guys say the trucks wont start put 2 more qts in fired right up. the rotell is 4.38 qt jug where some are 5qt jugs. just saying .... ive had it happen. thanks calvin
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Originally Posted by titanrcr View Post
Ford filters, Think I'll dump this oil and go back to T6.
With a ford cap right?

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Unfortunately had to Sell my ......2004 KR CC SWB FX4 - Edge insight cts, blue spring upgrade, updated HFCM drain plug, XDP coolant filter, CAT EC-1 rated coolant, Custom Diesel EGR delete, CAT delete, Rotella T6

SEE MY OIL COOLER REPLACEMENT AND EGR DELETE - http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/gen...tml?highlight=
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